The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 30 23 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs citing Perl 113 139 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.42% 9.55% 6.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.83% 15.13% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 89 104 97
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £24,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,750 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Perl
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1150 919 1333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 65.34% 63.12% 70.23%
Number of salaries quoted 919 772 1132
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Perl
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridge region.

Perl Salary Trend in Cambridge

Perl
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Perl.

1 158 (65.83%) Linux
2 152 (63.33%) Python
3 83 (34.58%) C++
4 79 (32.92%) Java
5 73 (30.42%) JavaScript
6 71 (29.58%) C
7 69 (28.75%) SQL
8 66 (27.50%) Software Engineering
8 66 (27.50%) HTML
9 62 (25.83%) Degree
10 59 (24.58%) UNIX
11 46 (19.17%) MySQL
12 45 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
13 44 (18.33%) PHP
14 40 (16.67%) Bash Shell
15 39 (16.25%) XML
16 38 (15.83%) Windows
17 34 (14.17%) CSS
18 33 (13.75%) QA
18 33 (13.75%) C#
19 32 (13.33%) Mentoring
20 30 (12.50%) Web Development
20 30 (12.50%) jQuery
21 29 (12.08%) Ruby
22 28 (11.67%) OO
23 25 (10.42%) Internet
23 25 (10.42%) Computer Science
23 25 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
24 24 (10.00%) Red Hat
24 24 (10.00%) Oracle

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Perl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (7.50%) Tomcat
2 15 (6.25%) Apache
3 5 (2.08%) CMS
4 4 (1.67%) iPlanet
4 4 (1.67%) IIS
5 3 (1.25%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.83%) JBoss
7 1 (0.42%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (2.08%) Simulink
1 5 (2.08%) Stateflow
2 2 (0.83%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.42%) FrameMaker
3 1 (0.42%) MS Project
3 1 (0.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.92%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.42%) Internet
2 22 (9.17%) DNS
3 20 (8.33%) DHCP
3 20 (8.33%) Wireless
4 14 (5.83%) 3G
5 12 (5.00%) LTE
5 12 (5.00%) 4G
6 10 (4.17%) Intranet
6 10 (4.17%) 2G
6 10 (4.17%) SNMP
7 9 (3.75%) TCP/IP
8 8 (3.33%) HTTP
9 6 (2.50%) Firewall
9 6 (2.50%) UMTS
9 6 (2.50%) GSM
10 5 (2.08%) SAN
11 3 (1.25%) SSL
11 3 (1.25%) MRTG
12 2 (0.83%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (0.83%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (19.17%) MySQL
2 19 (7.92%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (5.42%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.08%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.67%) Text Mining
6 2 (0.83%) Big Data
6 2 (0.83%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.42%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.42%) Firebird
7 1 (0.42%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.42%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 22 (9.17%) Subversion
2 20 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 19 (7.92%) Visual Studio
4 15 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 12 (5.00%) Jenkins
6 8 (3.33%) Maven
7 6 (2.50%) Hudson
8 5 (2.08%) JIRA
8 5 (2.08%) Ant
9 4 (1.67%) CMake
9 4 (1.67%) Valgrind
9 4 (1.67%) CppUnit
10 3 (1.25%) Bugzilla
10 3 (1.25%) CruiseControl
10 3 (1.25%) Selenium
11 2 (0.83%) Fiddler
11 2 (0.83%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (0.83%) LabVIEW
12 1 (0.42%) QADirector
12 1 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 23 (9.58%) Telecoms
2 22 (9.17%) Electronics
3 15 (6.25%) Finance
4 11 (4.58%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (3.75%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.50%) Marketing
7 5 (2.08%) Publishing
8 3 (1.25%) Automotive
9 2 (0.83%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.42%) Billing
10 1 (0.42%) Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (29.58%) Developer
2 57 (23.75%) Software Engineer
3 35 (14.58%) Administrator
4 32 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
5 27 (11.25%) Software Developer
6 26 (10.83%) Web Developer
7 25 (10.42%) Graduate
7 25 (10.42%) Test Engineer
8 20 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
9 18 (7.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 15 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
10 15 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
11 14 (5.83%) UNIX Administrator
11 14 (5.83%) Author
11 14 (5.83%) Technical Author
12 13 (5.42%) Graduate Developer
12 13 (5.42%) Senior Technical Author
12 13 (5.42%) DevOps Engineer
13 11 (4.58%) Graduate Web Developer
13 11 (4.58%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (27.50%) HTML
2 39 (16.25%) XML
3 34 (14.17%) CSS
4 30 (12.50%) jQuery
5 18 (7.50%) XSLT
6 16 (6.67%) CGI
7 12 (5.00%) Web Services
8 10 (4.17%) STL
8 10 (4.17%) MFC
8 10 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
9 9 (3.75%) Middleware
9 9 (3.75%) AngularJS
10 7 (2.92%) REST
11 6 (2.50%) Hibernate
11 6 (2.50%) JSP
11 6 (2.50%) J2EE
12 5 (2.08%) Swing
12 5 (2.08%) SOAP
13 4 (1.67%) Struts
13 4 (1.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.42%) Computer Science
1 25 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.92%) Device Driver
3 17 (7.08%) Mathematics
4 15 (6.25%) Algorithms
5 10 (4.17%) PKI
6 8 (3.33%) Open Source
7 6 (2.50%) Life Science
7 6 (2.50%) LIMS
7 6 (2.50%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.08%) Informatics
8 5 (2.08%) Data Structures
8 5 (2.08%) Internet of Things
9 4 (1.67%) Biology
9 4 (1.67%) Biotechnology
9 4 (1.67%) Clustering
10 3 (1.25%) IPTV
10 3 (1.25%) Physics
10 3 (1.25%) Chemistry
10 3 (1.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 158 (65.83%) Linux
2 59 (24.58%) UNIX
3 38 (15.83%) Windows
4 18 (7.50%) Solaris
4 18 (7.50%) CentOS
5 17 (7.08%) Ubuntu
6 12 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
8 9 (3.75%) Android
8 9 (3.75%) Debian
9 3 (1.25%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.83%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.42%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (27.50%) Software Engineering
2 45 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 30 (12.50%) Web Development
5 28 (11.67%) OO
6 19 (7.92%) Automated Testing
6 19 (7.92%) Test Scripting
7 18 (7.50%) Data Analysis
7 18 (7.50%) Content Management
8 17 (7.08%) ITIL
9 14 (5.83%) DevOps
9 14 (5.83%) Coaching
10 13 (5.42%) Migration
11 12 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
11 12 (5.00%) Multithreading
12 11 (4.58%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (4.58%) Scrum
13 10 (4.17%) OOD
13 10 (4.17%) Web Application Development
14 9 (3.75%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 152 (63.33%) Python
2 83 (34.58%) C++
3 79 (32.92%) Java
4 73 (30.42%) JavaScript
5 71 (29.58%) C
6 69 (28.75%) SQL
7 44 (18.33%) PHP
8 40 (16.67%) Bash Shell
9 33 (13.75%) C#
10 29 (12.08%) Ruby
11 16 (6.67%) Shell Script
12 12 (5.00%) Embedded C
13 10 (4.17%) T-SQL
14 8 (3.33%) Bourne shell
15 6 (2.50%) PowerShell
16 5 (2.08%) MATLAB
17 4 (1.67%) Embedded C++
18 3 (1.25%) Objective-C
19 2 (0.83%) TTCN
19 2 (0.83%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 62 (25.83%) Degree
2 10 (4.17%) OCP
2 10 (4.17%) Oracle Certification
2 10 (4.17%) RHCE
3 3 (1.25%) Postgraduate
3 3 (1.25%) ISEB
4 2 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (13.75%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) JTAG
System Software
1 14 (5.83%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.58%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (4.17%) vSphere
3 10 (4.17%) VMware ESX
4 9 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (2.50%) NFS
6 4 (1.67%) Sendmail
7 3 (1.25%) KVM
7 3 (1.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (9.17%) Puppet
2 11 (4.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 11 (4.58%) EMC NetWorker
3 9 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (2.92%) SCCM
4 7 (2.92%) SCOM
5 4 (1.67%) CFEngine
6 3 (1.25%) Munin
6 3 (1.25%) Ansible
7 1 (0.42%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (10.00%) Oracle
1 24 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 23 (9.58%) VMware
3 16 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 15 (6.25%) Sun
5 13 (5.42%) HP
5 13 (5.42%) EMC
6 10 (4.17%) Sybase
6 10 (4.17%) SAP
7 9 (3.75%) IBM
8 8 (3.33%) Dell
9 7 (2.92%) Perforce
10 5 (2.08%) Vertica
11 4 (1.67%) MKS
11 4 (1.67%) Coverity
12 3 (1.25%) Hitachi
12 3 (1.25%) NetApp
13 2 (0.83%) Isilon
13 2 (0.83%) Cisco
13 2 (0.83%) Rackspace
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Salt
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k-40k + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 55k + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £34000 - £44000 per annum, Benefits Competitive Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
DP Connect
Salary: £42000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + stock options
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Pro-rata 50k
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Hinxton, near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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ARM
Posted: 15 days ago
Hinxton, Cambridge, United Kingdom
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago